Advisories and Alerts

NOTICE: Request for authorization to take possession of a vessel
The Port of Toronto welcomed:
12000 cruise ship passengers
36 cruise ships in 2019

Located just a short drive from the heart of downtown Toronto, the Port of Toronto has increasingly become a destination for cruise ship activity. In 2019, a record 36 passenger cruise ships carrying approximately 12,000 passengers, visited PortsToronto’s Cruise Ship Terminal.


As a response to COVID-19, the Government of Canada has cancelled the 2020 cruise ship season. For information on changes to your cruise, please contact the cruise line directly.




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A Power Vessel Operator’s Permit is required to operate a powered vessel in the Port and Harbour of Toronto.

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Boaters Notice

PortsToronto is responsible for keeping the Toronto Harbour safe and navigable. See Boater’s Notices about everything from swimming in the harbour to obtaining permission for a marine event.

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